Hi am trying to find the parents and birthplace ofmy nancy Odell who m. Andrew Clark, son of my gr, gr grandfather Thomas Clark. Andrew Clark m. Nancy Ellington Odell on 7/7/1833 in Coles county illinois. Now I am wondering if her parents might not have come from there although she and Andrew clark did move to Gainsville Mo. where Andrew Clark was one of the founding fathers of Gainsville, Missouri, and ran a general store there. He was buried in Goshen cemetery, Mercer co Misssouri. Nancy Odell and Andrew clark had these children: 1.Mary Ann Clark b.2 June 1835 d.20 Jan 1913 2. Andrew Clark b. 20 Aug 1836 d. 22 of April 1860 3. Phillip Odell Clark b. 8 Feb. 1841 d.7 Dec. 1922 4. Dianna E clark b. 27 Dec. 1842 d. ? 5. James Clark b. 18 march 1843 d.? Please, if anyone seems familiare here please contact me, am anxious to find her parents and sib. thanks for any help.